Vinyl Fence: A Closer Look at the Advantages and Disadvantages

Vinyl fencing has become a reliable substitute for wood and chain link fence over the recent years and is continuing to grow in popularity.  Vinyl is very different than traditional fencing solutions and it is good to examine how before deciding whether or not vinyl fencing is the right product for you. Should you find yourself considering Vinyl fence be sure to do some research and ask the tough questions before making a final decision. …

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Tips for Painting and Staining A Fence

Updated: August 2019 How To Stain A Fence Yourself Let’s face it: Staining a fence can definitely seem like a daunting, tedious, and unappealing task. But it doesn’t have to be! Although it can be time-consuming depending on the size, shape, age, and condition of your wooden fence, it’s also one of the most rewarding chores that we undertake as homeowners and property owners. Why? A newly stained and treated fence is beautiful to look…

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Things to Know Before Building a Fence in Oregon

Are you aware of the fence height regulations in your area?  Depending on where you live and where you are putting your fence there are certain regulations you need to know before you begin.  Here are some resources that can help save you time, headaches and money. Portland Fence Resource Page Digging Safety: http://www.callbeforeyoudig.org/ Building Permit Application

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Simple Tips for Extending the Life of your Wooden Fence

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Keeping a wooden fence in top shape is important when it comes to extending the life of your fence.  Unfortunately, many fences will have a shortened life span because they were neglected and not taken care of in a proper manner.  There are a number of things you can do to keep your wooden fence from rotting and all it takes is a few materials, some time and a bit of elbow grease. For starters,…

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Preparing Your Fence and Yard For Winter

Preparing your yard for the winter elements can be a daunting task, especially if you live in an area with extreme weather.  It is important to take preventative measures in order to protect your investments especially if you have a large fence enclosure in your yard. If you have an old fence it is a good idea to check how stable it is and make sure it has not weakened due to rotting.  Give it…

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How to Plan for Buying or Repairing a Fence

  The unusually cold winter in the Pacific Northwest has left many residents dreaming of longer, sunnier days where they can get outside and enjoy their beautiful yards. Winter can take a toll on the landscape of your yard, so if you’re looking to repair your fence or just completely replace it this spring, here are some tips on how to prepare for it. Know what type of fence you need The right fence will…

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